Training & Events




Class Offerings

Knowing how to use decorative concrete products is as important as having the right product. Moon Decorative offers a variety of solutions from hands-on concrete training classes, to video or print.

Are you a seasoned contractor who just needs to brush up on skills or learn some new tricks of the trade?  Maybe you are a DIY kinda person. Either way, we have classes both for the Contractor, and the DIY Homeowners.


Concrete Countertop’s That Stand The Test Of Time

June 28th – 29th, 2018

September 27th – 28th, 2018

December 13th – 14th, 2018

Concrete countertops are everywhere from the kitchen to around the pool. Learn how to be a player in this increasingly popular market. This 2-day class using enCOUNTER Professional Concrete Mix will prepare you to enter this growing and lucrative market. The class will teach both cast-in-place and pre-cast methods using custommade vessel sinks, under-mount and surface-mounting methods. Reinforcement, forming, coloring, protective coatings, and metallic effects will be taught. This handson class will cover all aspects of constructing a concrete countertop. Come prepared to get your hands in the mud. Lunch included both days.

Time: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm both days.

Cost: $100.00


Avoid The Tear Out, OVERLAY Instead

July 26th – 27th, 2018

November 29th – 30th, 2018

Learn how to save existing concrete with overlay options. Exterior renovation with stampable overlays using seamless texture stamps, borders and pattern stamps. Spray Base, Stamp Mix, Spray Knock Downs, and Skim Coat techniques will be taught. We will teach how to make pattern designs using reinforced filament tape and Artcrete Stencils. Lunch included both days.

Time: 8:00 am to 5:00

Cost: $100.00


DIY Acid Stain Tips-n-Tricks

August 17th, 2018

November 9th, 2018

This basic class is designed for the DIY’er who wants to learn all the tips-n-tricks before venturing out on their own floor. Learn how to prep your floor, including mastic and stain removal so the floor is ready to receive the stain. Class will explore basic techniques, as well as a few advanced techniques that will give your floor a unique look. Once students are done with this class, they will be ready to tackle their own floor.

Time: 8:00 am to noon.

Cost: $25.00


Coating, Making The Floor Look Unique

September 6th – 7th, 2018

Learn how to use SS Polyaspartic with chip flakes, 100% Epoxy Metallic floors, Urethanes (both Water Based & Solvent), and SS Acrylics. This 2-day class is packed with valuable information when it comes to understanding different coating options. We will teach floor forensics, surface preparation, and proper selection of SS Specialties Systems to meet specific project conditions. Classroom time as well as plenty of hands-on time makes this class a valuable tool for the growth of your business and a confidence boost in product knowledge. Lunch included both days.

Time: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm both days.

Cost: $100.00


Fresh Pour Class

October 18th – 19th, 2018This class is designed to help the contractor take their work to the next level of expertise and to a bigger payday. Participants will learn the tricks and methods required to take plain concrete to outstanding concrete $uccess. The 2-day class will cover additives that allow the contractor to control the fresh pour during challenging weather conditions. Learn how to perform a slump test. Add the integral color to the truck, allow the concrete to flow, and the work begins: screed, float, pick up the edger groover, and prepare to stamp. Color Hardener and Antique Release applications will be demonstrated. This class is designed to assist the contractor in advancing the art of the fresh pour and take any installation beyond the “old broom finish.” Sealers, water repellents, and color washes will be discussed and demonstrated. Lunch included both days.

Time: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm both days.

Cost: $100


Important Fine Print to Read…
How to get a free class: Class discount is given when participants buy 3 classes and receive the 4th class free!

Location: All classes are held at Moon Decorative, 121 NE 40th Street, in Oklahoma City.

Reservations required: A spot is reserved with payment.

Cancellation policy: Moon Decorative requires 14 days advanced notice for cancellations in order to fill any last minute positions left open. Any cancellations, including no-shows received after the 14-day cut off period will be charged $50 per class or $15.00 for any homeowners class.

Class Size: Is limited in order to maximize the hands-on learning experience. Be sure and sign up early to ensure a spot.

Trainers: Moon Decorative’s head trainer, Tim Frazier will be lead trainer for our classes. Other trainers include Dave Handy and Rick White.

Purchases: Our training is far more informational and educational than sales oriented. However, we are available to assist you in choosing materials after the class.

Product Discount: Purchases made during the class and up to 1 week afterwards receive a 10% discount on all products.

Note: If you choose to drive you may want to consider taking your products with you to save on freight costs.

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